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UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour kicks off at Nissan dealerships in the U.K.

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UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour kicks off at Nissan dealerships

  

  • UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour, driven by Nissan will visit six UK Nissan dealerships
  • Next generation Nissan Juke to transport the trophy around the country

 

On November 30 the UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour will kick off with the next generation Nissan Juke acting as transport for the trophy as it visits six dealerships around the UK.

The new Nissan Juke will be the star attraction as Nissan marks its sixth season as a leading UEFA Champions League partner by bringing a new and innovative UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour to fans.

The tour will start at Macklin Motors Glasgow Central on Saturday. It then heads to Chorley Preston on December 3, before West Way Manchester on the 4th, and Cars2 Huddersfield on the 5th. On Saturday 7, the trophy visits Glyn Hopkin St Albans Nissan with ex-Chelsea star Jose Bosingwa in attendance.

From there the trophy will attend the Champions League match between Chelsea and Lille at Stamford Bridge on December 10, before its final dealership appearance at Motorline Reading on December 14.

Nic Verneuil, Marketing Director at Nissan Motor (GB) said: “The Trophy Tour is a fantastic opportunity for fans to get close to some of their heroes.

“As official automotive partner, it’s great to see the next generation Nissan Juke connecting football fans through our latest technology to their best experience of the UEFA Champions League.”

The trophy tour can be visited at:
Glasgow Central, Saturday 30th November
Preston, Tuesday 3rd December
Manchester, Wednesday 4th December
Huddersfield, Thursday 5th December
St Albans, Saturday 7th December 
Reading, Saturday 14th December

 

ABOUT NISSAN IN THE UK

  • Nissan Sunderland Plant produces the Nissan Qashqai, Juke, Infiniti Q30 and the 100% electric Nissan LEAF
  • Production of lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles began in 2012
  • Total plant volume since 1986 stands at more than 9 million units with 80 per cent of production exported to over 100 markets worldwide
  • Total investment made and announced since then is over £4.0 billion
  • 495,645 units were produced at Sunderland plant in 2017
  • Employment in Nissan’s UK design studio (Paddington, London), technical centre (Cranfield Bedfordshire), manufacturing plant (Sunderland, Tyne and Wear) and sales and marketing operations (Maple Cross, Hertfordshire) now totals more than 8,000.
  • A further 28,000 jobs in Nissan’s UK supply chain and 4,000 in its UK dealer network takes the total British jobs supported by Nissan to more than 40,000

About Nissan in Europe

Nissan has one of the most comprehensive European presences of any overseas manufacturer, employing more than 16,000 staff across locally based design, research & development, manufacturing, logistics and sales & marketing operations. In 2018, Nissan plants in the UK, Spain and Russia produced about 600,000 vehicles including award-winning crossovers, commercial vehicles and the Nissan LEAF, Europe’s most selling electric vehicle in 2018. Pursuing a goal of zero emissions and zero fatalities on the road, Nissan is leading the field with its vision of Intelligent Mobility. Designed to guide Nissan’s product and technology pipeline, this 360 degree approach to the future of mobility will anchor critical company decisions around how cars are powered, how cars are driven, and how cars integrate into society.


http://www.newsroom.nissan-europe.com

 

About Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2018, the company sold 5.52 million vehicles globally, generating revenue of 11.6 trillion yen. Nissan’s global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in six regions: Asia & Oceania; Africa, the Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America; and North America. Nissan has partnered with French manufacturer Renault since 1999 and acquired a 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors in 2016. The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance sold 10.76 million vehicles combined in calendar year 2018.

For more information about our products, services and commitment to sustainable mobility, visit nissan-global.com. You can also follow us on FacebookInstagramTwitter and LinkedIn and see all our latest videos on YouTube.

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Date Posted: November 29, 2019